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  1. Bee Forum
    I am looking at working with a farmer to plant 1-2 acres of buckwheat for honey production this year. I'll buy the seed (Mancan variety?), which is about $50-75 an acre(he said he likes to overseed a bit). He grows it and we can put hives on it. Later after we are done, his livestock can graze...
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    Anyone know where I can find some buckwheat fields in Pennsylvania? I am looking to put a few hives(1-3) on a buckwheat field somewhere within a 2 hour drive of Chester County, in the southeastern part of the state. I know buckwheat is more common in New York state, but that's too far for me...
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